How my history degree led to my dream job

From film producer to historical novelist, four history graduates reveal their routes to exciting careers in the field, and offer some tips for those wishing to follow in their footsteps

History graduate Steve Humphries' 1998 film explores the stories of women who worked in Magdalene laundries such as St Mary's Training School, Dublin (pictured here in 1935–38). (Photo by BNPS)

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